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Members of minority Sikh community shout slogans during a protest against the killing of a Sikh trader in Peshawar, Pakistan, 06 August 2014. Unidentified armed men opened fire at three shops located in a market in Hastnagri killing a Sikh trader and injuring two others. Peshawar hosts the largets Sikh population in a Muslim dominated country.

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Members of minority Sikh community shout slogans during a protest against the killing of a Sikh trader in Peshawar, Pakistan on Wednesday

Sikh activists clash with members of the

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Sikh activists clash with members of the Shiromani Gurudwara Prabhandak Committee during commemorations for the 30th anniversary of Operation Blue Star at the Golden Temple in Amritsar on Friday.

A Sikh warrior, wearing a huge turban attends the annual fair of 'Hola Mohalla' in Anandpur Sahib, in the northern Indian state of Punjab, Monday, March 17, 2014. Believers from various parts of northern India collect at the religious fair to celebrate the festival of Holi in a tradition set by the tenth Sikh guru Guru Gobind Singh in the seventeenth century. Nihangs, or Sikh warriors, display their martial skills and attire during the fair, believed to be maintained in the exact tradition as set by the Guru. (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri)

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A Sikh warrior attends the annual fair of Hola Mohalla in Anandpur Sahib, in the northern Indian state of Punjab. Believers from across northern India celebrate the festival of Holi in a tradition set by the tenth Sikh, guru Guru Gobind Singh, in the 17th century. 

An elderly Indian Sikh listens to a speaker, unseen, during a  protest against the acquittal of ruling Congress party leader Sajjan Kumar in New Delhi, India, Wednesday, May 8, 2013. An Indian court acquitted Kumar on April 30, of charges he incited mobs to kill Sikhs during the country's 1984 anti-Sikh riots.

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An elderly Indian Sikh listens to a speaker, unseen, during a protest against the acquittal of ruling Congress party leader Sajjan Kumar in New Delhi, India, on Wednesday. An Indian court acquitted Kumar on April 30 of charges that he incited mobs to kill Sikhs during the country’s 1984 anti-Sikh riots.

Police detain Indian Sikhs protesting outside the residence of ruling Congress party president Sonia Gandhi after an Indian court Tuesday acquitted Congress party leader of charges that he incited mobs to kill Sikhs during the country's 1984 anti-Sikh riots in New Delhi, India, Thursday, May 2, 2013. Former parliamentarian Sajjan Kumar had faced a possible death sentence if he had been convicted of inciting a mob in the capital to kill a family of Sikhs in the violence that followed the assassination of Prime Minister Indira Gandhi by her Sikh bodyguards. More than 3,000 Sikhs were killed during the riots.

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Police detain Indian Sikhs protesting outside the residence of ruling Congress party president Sonia Gandhi after an Indian court on Tuesday acquitted Congress party leader Sajjan Kumar of charges that he incited mobs to kill Sikhs during the country’s 1984 anti-Sikh riots in New Delhi, India

An Indian Sikh devotee takes a holy dip

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An Indian Sikh devotee takes a holy dip in the sarover (water tank) at the Golden Temple in Amritsar, India on April 16 2013.